70% attendance is requried for child to be promoted to next level.
India trip is not counted as absence as we consider it as cultural education. Do inform the class teachers about your India trip.
9:45 AM - Parents drop off children in assembly area for assembly.9:50 AM - Assembly. teachers tke children to classrooms.10:00 AM – Classes begin. Teachers take children to classrooms.12:15 Noon – Classes end. Parents pick up children from classrooms.
9:30 AM - Parents drop kids to Commons area.9:45 AM - Hindi Assembly. Teachers take children to classrooms.10:00 AM - Hindi Classes starts.12:15 PM - Hindi classes end. Parents pick up kids from classroom.
Interlake High School, 16245 NE 24ths Street, Bellevue, WA 98008
North Creek High School, 3613 191st Pl SE, Bothell, WA 98012
Gurukul requires minimm of 15 hours of volunteer hours per child. This goal can be easily achieved by volunteering for Gurukul events etc. You are not required to volunteer every week.
Gurukul is run by dedicated parent volunteers. Many of the parents volunteer to be teacher, committee members etc. in addtion to helping with various activities.
Please consult with your tax advisor about tax deduction for your specific situation. In general, contribution minus $50 per student is deductible.
We recommend that you put this activity on your calendar and match your time on monthly basis to avoid forgetting about it.
As expenses were less for 2020-2021 session (Online classes), all students who complete this school year will receive a discount towards fees for next year i. e. 2021-2022 session. The discount is $100 for Bellevue/Nashville students and $200 for Bothell students (as they were charged $100 extra for facility cost).
Based on expenses this year, contribution amount for 2021-2020 session is $200/student and $175 for siblings for all locations. If we switch to on-site classes, we may need to get additional contribution for incremental expenses at later time.
How will I get this discount?
This amount will be applied automatically when you register your student for 2021-22. You cannot carry this account forward to future years.
For more questions: email email@example.com
More questions: Returning Parent meeting on 3/18/2021
No. Gurukul-wa.org email accounts are only given to staff members.
Parents and students, please use your hotmail/live/outlook Microsoft accounts to login.
Yes, you can login to Teams on different computers using one account and attend 2 classes.
If you need another family member to have their login account to Gurukul, please login to website and create a HelpDesk/Issue Reporting to add another family member.
Note we can only accept hotmail/live/outlook or other Microsoft accounts.
To join a Teams meeting, login to Teams using the same email ID that you use for SharePoint.
It can be your hotmail.com, live.com, outlook.com, gurukul-wa.org (if you are a teacher)
Recommendated setting is to use Teams on a web browser, in private or in cognito mode.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are not able to login to website.
1. Verify your login is correct (we recommend using Private Browser session)
The following applies ONLY to students who are still registered for 2020-21 when registration for 2021-22 opens (Feb/Mar 2021)
Due to online classes and other restriction on events etc. expense structure for next year will be very different than usual. It is difficult to predict precise expenses due to various uncertainties at present.
If you are using gmail email id to login and have issues creating your family profile or accepting the invitation, please follow steps from this doc:
No. Gurukul provides an integrated program of one language and culture. You can choose one of the language offered at Gurukul, culture comes as a part of the program.
No. We do not offer registration in multiple languages. We believe that learning one language and culture is a lot of work for young children.
You need to waitlist your child for Gurukul classes at the following link https://gurukulweb.azurewebsites.net/
You will be contacted in Feb/March time period to create a Gurukul Account which is followed by notification to register your child. Registration depends on space availability and number of teaching volunteers.
There will be no refunds/ partial refunds/ refunds due to move of location or class with lower fees, after the last day of refund (June 19, 2021 for this year).
Please consider this before requesting a change.
If you have registered a student and you need to cancel or request a refund, please send this information to email@example.com:
Please note that there will be a $50 administrative fee per student. The time for receiving the refund is about 10 business days.
Please review refund policy at https://gurukulweb.azurewebsites.net/Home/FAQ.
Contribution amount for the 2021-22 session is $200 per student for the entire
year. The contribution for each additional student from the same family is
$175. Contribution covers the
cost of renting the space, materials and events.
should be paid in full, online during registration.
Refund is issued up to 6/19/2021. $50/per student is deducted as administration fee.
There will be no refunds after 6/19. No exceptions.
Gurukul does not allow students to move from one location to another.
The only time you can move locations is during open registration (if the other location offers the language and level and has openings). These moves follow the same timeline as other registrations for cancellation, late fees, etc.
Gurukul accepts waitlist requests via our website.
Please note that waitlistng does not guarantee admission. This enables us to notify you when Gurukul opens registration.
Gurukul generally holds an official registration event between March and May. We will publish the registration dates on the website and communicate the information to all who waitlisted in our Online System.
Yes. If you are a Hindi, Gujarati and Marathi * Language student there is testing available at various School Districts that you can take and get credits that suffice the Foreign Language requirements for High School and College.
a) STAMP TEST:
b) ALTA TEST: (Available for Hindi and Gujarati languages)
* Marathi Language : World Language Competency Test is available for Marathi Language in Bellevue School District (BSD), Lake Washington School District (LWSD) and North Shore School District. In BSD and LWSD, student needs to request it as a custom test. Recently, we have been informed that Avant WorldSpeak Test for Marathi Language, will be available in Spring 2020. If you have additional questions, please send those to Marathi@gurukul-wa.org
You have to contact the school district or your HIGH SCHOOL to take these tests. The dates are published on their sites. You have to be in High School to take the test.
Preparing for the Test:
1. If you are a Gurukul student, all the way to Level 6, the curriculum provides adequate material towards preparing the student to take this test.
2. If you are a YB student, enrol in the YB - Deep Se Deep Jale project to continue learning language and culture (in language) to keep yourself in touch with the language. This will also prepare you for the test you may take in March and later test dates.
3. Some material has been assembled by Gurukul Volunteers to help prepare for this test. This is just a sampling. Sample Prep Material (you will need Gurukul credentials to view)
4. Gurukul attempts to offer Prep classes only for Gurukul Alumni in February if we have enough interested students and Teacher Resource availability. To sign up please email us in January to get your name put on the list.
Gurukul is willing to provide guidance and material to their alumni students to also prepare for this test at home.